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Gendered passages : French-Canadian migration to Lowell, Massachusetts, 1900-1920 / Yukari Takai.

Author/Creator:
Takai, Yukari, 1963-
Publication:
New York : Peter Lang, c2008.
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 251p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
French-Canadians -- Massachusetts -- Lowell -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Immigrants -- Massachusetts -- Lowell -- History -- 20th century.
Sex role -- Massachusetts -- Lowell -- History -- 20th century.
Textile workers -- Massachusetts -- Lowell -- History -- 20th century.
French-Canadians -- Employment -- Massachusetts -- Lowell -- History -- 20th century.
Lowell (Mass.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Lowell (Mass.) -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.
Lowell (Mass.) -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.
Lowell (Mass.) -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century.
Qu├ębec (Province) -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century.
Contents:
To the wrong side of the border
Lowell after paternalism
The transnational mobility and family networks of French Canadians
American or ethnic workers? : work, family and masculinity of French-Canadian men
"You gotta keep going" : paid work performed by French-Canadian women
More than a defence of the traditional family : the unpaid work of French-Canadian women.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-243) and index.
ISBN:
0820486728 (hdbk. : alk. paper)
9780820486727 (hdbk. : alk. paper)
9781433104961
1433104962
OCLC:
70668644